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home networking

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Best wireless routers

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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Actiontec Wireless Network Extender Plus Powerline Network Adapter 500 Kit (PWR51WK01)

The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.

Mar. 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 14, 2014
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Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless Router

If you can afford the hefty price tag, the Linksys WRT1900AC Wi-Fi router is easily one of the best home routers on the market.

Apr. 16, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 16, 2014
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Actiontec 500 Mbps Powerline Network Adapter Kit (PWR511K01)

While not perfect, the Actiontec PWR511K01 for now offers the best value among power-line adapter kits on the market.

Jan. 8, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Jan. 8, 2013
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WD My Cloud

For a low-cost entry-level network storage device, the WD My Cloud is very impressive both in performance and features, making it one of the best deals for home users.

Oct. 2, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 2, 2013
Editors' Take

Staples Connect Hub (D-Link Edition)

A pilot program for the office supplier's smart-home hub was successful enough to merit a broader US roll-out, along with new hardware and more partnerships.

Jun. 30, 2014

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Extend your Wi-Fi network to cover any dead zones in your home

Wi-Fi routers are a great way to take your Internet connection and share it wirelessly. But what if there are some spots in your house where it doesn't reach? Check out these simple steps to extend your network.

By Jul. 1, 2014

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Seagate Central

The affordable Seagate Central delivers as a fast and easy-to-use network storage device for home backup and entertainment purposes.

Jan. 6, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jan. 6, 2013
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Top tips for making the most out of your home network router

We show you how to customize and set up your home network router, how to extend your coverage area to minimize dead zones, and how to share videos, photos, and files over a networked hard drive.

By Jun. 30, 2014

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Home networking explained, Part 9: Access your home computer remotely

CNET editor Dong Ngo points you in the general direction of how to access your home network remotely using a Dynamic DNS service.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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Cisco RV110W Wireless-N VPN Firewall

The Cisco RV110W Wireless-N VPN Firewall would make a very good investment for a small business that needs an easy VPN solution for remote employees.

Jun. 28, 2011

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 28, 2011